Fanshawe College

Site: St Thomas - 417 Wellington St - Elgin Mall

Service: Fanshawe Career and Employment Services, Ontario Employment Services - St Thomas - 417 Wellington St - Elgin Mall

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-637-9876
Toll Free Phone 1-800-717-4412
Fax 519-637-6447
Primary Contact Sarah Davies, Student Advisor; Phone: 519-633-2030 ext 240; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Comprehensive employment and job search services * assessment of skills, interests and experience * job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment and training opportunities * on-the-job training, work experience * help in maintaining employment * information and referral to other employment and community services * youth program services

Second Career Program - Skills training and financial support for laid-off workers

Services for employers - Help in identifying human resource skills requirements * matching of workplace needs to workers' skills, capabilities, interests and experience * support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support retention

Canada-Ontario Job Grant - Financial support for individual employers to purchase training for their employees * available to small, medium and large businesses planning to deliver short-term training for existing or new employees

Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence
Hours Mon-Thu 8am-8pm * Fri 8am-4pm
Areas Served Elgin County
Boundaries St Thomas, Aylmer, West Lorne and surrounding areas
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up Self-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers

Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school

Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * must have facility in French or English
Application Call to arrange interview * for general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario contact centre at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Primary Executive Valerie Currie, Academic Services Consultant; Phone: 519-633-2030 ext 242; Email:
Funding Private ; Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development
Site Information
Site Location St Thomas (Elgin Mall)
Located In Community St Thomas
Address & Map
417 Wellington St
St Thomas, ON N5R 5J5
Intersection Wellington St and Fairview Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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